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Life in RUDN
26 Sep
“As a future surgeon, I want to see the beautiful smiles of my patients,” Darina Shirokova, 2022 Presidential Stipend Laureate, RUDN Dental Student

Read about the childhood dream, high technology and three-minute oral hygiene in an interview with Darina.

Life in RUDN
23 Sep
Throw a dice. RUDN students develop a board game about the university

Author’s design, mathematical calculations and probability theory — RUDN University students implemented the idea of creating a board game about the university into a project. Each was responsible for their own block of tasks: Nikolai Klykov calculated moves and points, Anna Zheltikova created cards with real people of the university, Daniil Shishov developed the game design, and Yuri Bereznev perfected the concept.

Life in RUDN
22 Sep
“Subscription for the new academic year is activated”: the results of the admission campaign and the emotions of 1st-year students

8,175 Russian students have joined the RUDN family. 2,470 of them got state-funded places. The university has processed over 100,000 applications this year.

Life in RUDN
16 Sep
When choosing my major, I was strictly guided by one rule — I didn’t want to be bored," Alexandra Kotelnikova, winner of the stipend of the President of the Russian Federation 2022, dental student at RUDN University

Read about a boring specialty, dentistry of the future and a gift for grandmother in an interview with Alexandra.

Life in RUDN
01 Sep
“Today the subscription for the new academic year has been activated. It will be a year filled with meetings, opportunities, achievements and of course knowledge!” — RUDN Rector Oleg Yastrebov

Life in RUDN
22 Aug
“There was a feeling that everything was incomprehensibly difficult and I would be expelled at the first opportunity,” Victoria Gudkova, physics student at RUDN University

Victoria Gudkova is a 4th year student at the Institute of Physical Research and Technology of the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia. Read about love for physics and Pasternak, gratitude to her grandmother, grandfather and mentors.

Life in RUDN
16 Aug
Results of the summer direct line of RUDN Rector with international students

August 2, Oleg Yastrebov, RUDN Rector held a traditional meeting with international students. 167 participants were online, 23 came in person, managing to discuss more than 50 issues. Read the answers to the most important ones.

Life in RUDN
24 May
“I love to create something new — I have found my place in science,” Ngbala-Okpabi Obarijima Godwin Samuel, student of the Engineering Academy of RUDN University

Obarijima came from Nigeria and entered RUDN in 2016. Now he is studying in the first year of the master’s program at the Engineering academy and has already managed to register a patent. Read his interview about why he decided to study in Russia, about registering a patent and about VR5 engines.

Life in RUDN
23 May
A kaleidoscope of cultures and events: what do you remember about Planet South-West 2022?

May 14, RUDN University hosted the 34th Planet South-West festival. Patrice Lumumba square gathered more than 3 thousand guests. 500 students prepared exhibitions from 61 countries and a concert of 53 numbers. The most popular groups of RUDN Interclub — from “Rhythms of Friendship” and “Rainbow” to the folk group “Krapiva” and the Caucasian Dance Studio greeted the guests with songs and dances.

Life in RUDN
23 May
Victoria Orlova, a student at RUDN Medical Institute: During four courses of study I have been thinking “Why is the profession of a nurse so underestimated?”

It is widely believed that a nurse is supposed to give and bring. But this is absolutely not true. My name is Victoria Orlova, I am a 4th year student of the Medical Institute of the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, majoring in “Nursing”.

Life in RUDN
18 May
RUDN Psychological Help Hotline

A hotline for psychological assistance operates around the clock and free of charge for RUDN University students and staff.

Life in RUDN
26 Apr
Results of the direct line of the Rector of RUDN University with foreign students — April 15

On April 15, Rector of RUDN University Oleg Yastrebov held the third meeting with foreign students of the University. 213 users joined the meeting online. 32 presidents of the fraternities were in the hall in person. In advance, the students sent 23 questions to the Rector, and 40 questions were asked in the chat.